Welding Engineer

Chicago Bridge & Iron Company Waynesboro , GA 30830

Posted 3 months ago

Job Overview:

The Welding Engineer position is located in Waynesboro, GA for McDermott's CB&I Storage Tank Solutions (CSTS) business. The successful candidate will be part of CSTS, the world's leading and most experienced builder and designer of industrial storage facilities.

Key Responsibilities/Accountabilities:

  • Welding requirement training for welders/bay foreman

  • Review customer specifications for welding requirements

  • Develop WPSs and PQRs for a variety of materials including carbon steel, low-temp carbon steel, low-alloy, stainless, and nickel based alloys

  • Knowledge of dissimilar weld joints

  • Maintain welder continuity and welder qualifications

  • Knowledge of ASME Section IX and Section VIII, API 650 and 620, AWS D1.1 is mandatory.

  • Code knowledge of the additional below is helpful


  • ASME B31.1 & B31.3, API 653, AWWA D100

  • AWS D1.6 stainless and NACE MR 0175

  • Knowledge of stress relieving (Post Weld Heat Treatment) requirements

  • In-depth knowledge of welding processes including GTAW, FCAW, SMAW, GMAW, and SAW.

  • Knowledge of mechanized (SAW, GMAW/FCAW , GTAW) welding

  • Knowledge of NDE methodologies including RT, UT, PT, MT, VT

  • Knowledge of PMI, hardness testing methods, and UT wall thickness

  • Write and disposition Non-Conformance Reports and Corrective Action Reports

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelors of Science in Welding Engineering / Engineering Technology or equivalent

  • Computer proficiency including Microsoft Office

Desired/Preferred Qualifications:

  • Strong commitment to safety

  • Nuclear field construction or shop fabrication experience

  • Experience in the field erection of API 650 and API 620 storage tanks

  • Experience in the field erection of ASME pressure vessels

  • Experience in the field erection of API 650 & 620 storage tanks

  • Experience in the field erection of AWS D1.1 and D1.6 Structures

  • Experience in the set-up and operation of mechanized welding and cutting equipment

  • Experience in on-site heavy construction

  • ASNT-TC-1A Level II in VT, MT, PT, RT and UT


  • Experience in 2D CAD

Company Overview:

McDermott is a premier, fully integrated provider of technology, engineering and construction solutions to the energy industry. For more than a century, customers have trusted McDermott to design and build end-to-end infrastructure and technology solutionsfrom the wellhead to the storage tankto transport and transform oil and gas into the products the world needs today.

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